South Haven woman dies after M-40 crash

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

HOLLAND, Mich. - A 87-year-old woman from South Haven has died after being in a crash Monday afternoon.

The crash happened on M-40 at I-196.  Lorraine Bossenga, 87, was a passenger in a car driven by a 78-year-old woman who was also from South Haven.  Holland police say that they were turning left onto northbound M-40 from the I-196 ramp when they pulled in front of another car heading south on M-40.  That car, driven by a 22-year-old Holland man, collided with the women's car.

Bossenga was taken to Holland Hospital and then on to Spectrum Hospital where she died from her injuries.  The other woman and the Holland man were both taken to Holland Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Anyone that may have witnessed the crash is asked to contact investigators at or call Sgt. Kender at 616-355-1122.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s